Make Way for Ducklings!

A mother duck leads her ducklings through Deanna Rose Children's  Farmstead to a pond.

A mother duck leads her ducklings through Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead to a pond.

I love to visit the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead, even without children in tow. I try to go a couple of times a summer, but this year I didn’t go until mid-July and at almost noon. It was hot and sunny. I was soon drooping until I spotted a mother duck with her ducklings following close behind her. I knew she was heading to the swan pond so I followed her, snapping photos as quickly as I could. She was fast! I wish I would have captured at least one of the ducklings jumping into the pond, but they were too fast for me to focus.

If you click on the photo collage, you’ll get a larger view.

About the Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead.


Filed under Bird-watching, Birds, Photography, Uncategorized

6 responses to “Make Way for Ducklings!

  1. They are so cute with the way they follow along 😀


  2. Lynn

    This is just darling…too cute! Fun story of photography on hot July days.


  3. Good storytelling! I wish all parents did such a good job.


  4. Too cute, Catherine.. Love the photos.


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